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Lebanese man kidnapped in Nigeria released

The victim was kidnapped on Monday.

Fashola tells auto dealers to stop using Lagos roadsides as showrooms

The Lagos governor inaugurated a reconstructed road.

Alleged N15b fraud: Briton, four others to know fate December 30

The suspects are being prosecuted on a 21-count charge of fraud.

Bags of rice

Review rice importation policy, maritime expert urges Nigerian government

The Federal Government wants to discourage rice importation.

Video evidence shows Jonathan lied on claim he was misquoted in Christmas Day comment

Video shows the media didn’t misquote President Jonathan. It’s rather him who lied against the media

Man detained for two months for allegedly criticising Bayelsa governor on Facebook

Tonye Okio was arrested October 26.

Maku asks Northern leaders to support Jonathan administration

The Minister urged politicians not to make unguarded statements.

CHAN 2014: Mba doubtful for Super Eagles- Official

Sunday Mba may join a French club before the competition.

Soldiers kill passenger at check point in Katsina

The deceased is believed to be a National Diploma II student of Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic.

Abuja celebrates crime-free Christmas – Police

Two road accidents recorded on Christmas day

Rescued ex-CAN President Akinola thanks media, police, others

The cleric was kidnapped and promptly rescued.

Blackout mars Christmas celebration in most parts of Lagos

No reason was given for the blackout in many of the areas visited.

Arik Air

Arik introduces mobile booking app – official

Passengers can now book their Arik tickets online.

Mandela was a revolutionary – Pro-Mandela group

Scholars and intellectuals gathered in Lagos to discuss Mandela.

The approved APC logo, released early Wednesday morning

2014: Nigerians must seize, shape their destiny – APC Governors

Party says political should be ready to make sacrifices

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Presidency’s exchange with Obasanjo crosses threshold of decency – APC

Party says president did not respect his office

Jonathan blasts Nigerian media over church remarks

President says he was misquoted

Femi Fani-Kayode

PDP exhibiting ‘last kick of a dying horse’ – Fani-Kayode

Fani-Kayode dismisses Jonathan’s commitment to fighting Boko Haram

SaharaReporters battles Okonjo-Iweala over ‘fraudulent’ waivers

SaharaReporters said is stands by its report on the Nigerian economy.

EXCLUSIVE: Apo Killings Probe: Rights Commission rejects SSS’ request for secret testimony

The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, has declined the request by the Department of State Security Service to have its officials testify in secret in the ongoing enquiry into the killing of eight squatters in a building in the Apo area of Abuja. The squatters, mostly tricycle riders and petty traders, were killed on September 20 […]

Police arrest banker for allegedly stealing customer’s N50 million

The suspect allegedly confessed to the crime.

Fertiliser bags used to illustrate the story.

Nigerian government distributes 10,500 bags of fertilisers to farmers in Sokoto – Official

The fertiliser was distributed to dry season farmers.